Analysts at Landor & Fitch are thinkers who get things done. In this entry level position, they support the strategy team through data gathering and analysis that uncovers insights and supports a point of view for our clients. They apply analytical rigor, critical thinking, and creativity to help build an understanding of our clients and their industries. Agility, a can-do attitude and a willingness to roll up the sleeves are key to success along with a deep passion for what we come to work to do every day: Building extraordinary brands.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Landor & Fitch Fundamentals
Be the source of information and inspiration for the strategy team
Assist in executing all aspects of research design, execution, and analysis
Structure, analyse, and synthesize primary and secondary research to generate actionable insights
Analyse competitor sets and draw insights and recommendations
Generate names and complete due diligence checks
Execute retail and environmental audits
Become a source of new brand, design, marketing ideas, and trends
People and Team
Developing an understanding of team interaction and team member roles
Listens to constructive feedback and responds positively
Fosters communication and cohesion between internal teams and functions
Participates in workshops and other sessions to grow expertise in BDP development Experience Maps, Opportunity Mapping, and other tools to identify business opportunities and solve clients’ business challenges
New Business Development
Provides support on New Business opportunities as required.
Learning to identify add-on, business development opportunities with existing clients.
Assist client leads in preparation of pitches and business development presentations.
Manage time to budget
Extraordinary extracurricular activities that demonstrate passion, creativity, and resourcefulness
Passionate about being culturally connected and on the leading edge of brands, marketing, and design
Competencies for Success
Strong balance of thought and action
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
Solid understanding of how brands and businesses work
Basic understanding of statistics and financial modelling
Meets challenges head-on and proactively solves for them
Has high standards for work and impeccable attention to detail
Solid skills in MS Office Suite
Team-oriented across all levels and functions
Ability to influence and inspire others (Asks “why not?” instead of “why?”)
Ability to maintain and instil optimism into others
Ability to manage conflicting priorities
Comfort dealing with ambiguity and learning on the job
Open-minded, inherently curious, and willing to share fresh perspectives in solving problems
Able to see the big picture, thinks about the present and the future; explores possibilities
Elevated sense of design, colour and aesthetic
Keeps finger on the pulse of design and technology
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
We believe diversity brings creativity, which is at the heart of everything we do. We are actively engaging in creating an environment free of discrimination, where our people and their uniqueness can shine and be celebrated. We’re working to set a standard for the industry as a whole, creating a culture of equity and belonging. We may not be perfect, and we know there is work to do, but we regularly check with our teams and Employee Resource Groups on how we are doing, using their insight to frame our thinking and actions, so we can all do better, working as one Landor & Fitch.
Landor & Fitch is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee based on race, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law.